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It's Superficial phlebitis often caused by an injury to a vein during injection.It usually improves on its own in a few days, although it may take a few weeks for the lump to disappear.
Treatment usually consists of cool compresses initially and then after warm compresses,application of Bacitracin ointment mixed with Hydrocortisone cream,Topical heparin ointment(if there is bluish discoloration).
You can also take ibuprofen and claritin for 3 days.
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